Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Genealogy

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== Parish County Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.laclerksofcourt.org/Parishs/claiborneparish.htm Claiborne Parish Courthouse]<br>512 E Main Street<br>Homer, LA 71040<br>Phone: 318.927.9601&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, <br>court and land records from 1850.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed.Claiborne Parish, Louisiana p 290 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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[http://www.laclerksofcourt.org/Parishs/claiborneparish.htm Claiborne Parish Courthouse]<br>512 E Main Street<br>Homer, LA 71040<br>Phone: 318.927.9601&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, <br>court and land records from 1850.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed.Claiborne Parish, Louisiana p 290 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
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The parish is named after Governor of Louisiana and Governor of Mississippi Territory [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_C._C._Claiborne William C. C. Claiborne] (c1775-1817).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Tennessee_county_name_etymologies "List of Counties in Tennessee,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
 
The parish is named after Governor of Louisiana and Governor of Mississippi Territory [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_C._C._Claiborne William C. C. Claiborne] (c1775-1817).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Tennessee_county_name_etymologies "List of Counties in Tennessee,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
 
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project
 
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*[http://www.newslink.org/lanews.html Louisiana Newspaper&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; listing&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Newslink
 
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Claiborne Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Claiborne Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
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Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 13, 1828
County Seat Homer
Courthouse
Claiborne Parish Courthouse.jpg
Address 512 East Main Street
Homer, LA 71040
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Contents

Parish County Courthouse

Claiborne Parish Courthouse
512 E Main Street
Homer, LA 71040
Phone: 318.927.9601 

Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate,
court and land records from 1850.[1]

History

William C C Claiborne.JPG

The parish is named after Governor of Louisiana and Governor of Mississippi Territory William C. C. Claiborne (c1775-1817).[2]

Parent Parish

1828--Claiborne Parish was created 13 March 1828 from Natchitoches Parish.
Parish seat: Homer [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Claiborne Parish boundary changes. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

African American


Cemeteries

 





Census

Census Pop.
190023,029
191025,0508.8%
192027,88511.3%
193032,28515.8%
194029,855−7.5%
195025,063−16.1%
196019,407−22.6%
197017,024−12.3%
198017,0950.4%
199017,4051.8%
200016,851−3.2%
Est. 200616,210[3]−3.8%
Claiborne Parish Census Data[4]

















Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Louisiana Museums

Maps

Military

Louisiana Military History Online

Newspapers

  





Probate

Louisiana Probate Records  ~  information on.

Taxation

Vital Records

Louisiana Records and Statistics Information  ~ where and how to order information.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

 

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed.Claiborne Parish, Louisiana p 290 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. "List of Counties in Tennessee," Wikipedia.
  3. United States Census Bureau. "Claiborne Parish Quickfacts". http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22027.html. Retrieved 2008-02-02. 
  4. United States Census Bureau. "Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990". http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt. Retrieved 2008-02-02.